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Troy Deeney stepped in when Premier League captains and executives tried to AVOID talks over racism

Troy Deeney has revealed how the subject of racism was almost skipped in a top flight meeting

Troy Deeney has given an astonishing insight into the Premier League captains and executives meeting in which he had to intervene to force a conversation on football’s fight against racism. The Watford captain has explained that the topic, written on the agenda for the meeting, was almost entirely overlooked because others on the call ‘didn’t want…

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Wilfried Zaha becomes first Premier League player NOT to take a knee

Wilfried Zaha has become the first Premier League player not to take a knee before a fixture

Wilfried Zaha became the Premier League’s first player to stop taking the knee before kick-off on Saturday, with the Crystal Palace winger having declared the act ‘degrading’. Zaha was making his first start since February and while the rest of his Palace team-mates knelt, he followed up on his promise to ‘stand tall’. The 28-year-old…

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Football League clubs are considering scrapping taking the knee before matches

Football League clubs have held talks about scrapping taking the knee before matches

EXCLUSIVE: Football League clubs are considering SCRAPPING taking the knee before matches as concerns are raised that the gesture is being tied by fans to the Black Lives Matter political movement Football League clubs have talked about stopping taking a knee before matches Concerns are growing that the gesture is being conflated with Black Lives…

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English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson flees the country

The English Defence League founder (pictured), 37, said he left Britain with his family 'straight away' after an arson attack on his wife Jenna Vowles's house

Tommy Robinson has fled the country and said he wants to move abroad because he does not feel safe in the UK. The English Defence League founder, 37, said he left Britain with his family ‘straight away’ after an arson attack on his wife Jenna Vowles’s house. Robinson, real name Stephen Yaxley-Lennon, did not reveal where…

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